BR Regional: Meet the Ragin' Cajuns

BR Regional: Meet the Ragin' Cajuns

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU welcomes Louisiana-Lafayette, Houston and Fordham to the Baton Rouge Regional this weekend.

The Ragin' Cajuns earned the regional's No. 2 seed after a 38-14 season.

UL-L, 21-6 in conference play, finished second in the SBC regular season and tournament championship to Texas State.

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The Ragin' Cajuns are hitting  .289 as a team and the offense is led by Alissa Dalton, Kara Gremillion and Kelli Martinez.

Dalton is batting .376 with 11 doubles, three home runs, 30 RBI and 15 stolen bases.

Gremillion is hitting .314 with six doubles, one home run, 21 RBI and 15 stolen bases.

Martinez has a .299 batting average with a double, 11 RBI and nine stolen bases.

Casidy Chaumont leads the team with five home runs and Lexie Comeaux has four dingers.

The Ragin' Cajun pitching staff has a 1.93 ERA and is led by Summer Ellyson and Kylee Jo Trahan.

Ellyson is 21-8 with a 1.43 ERA in 35 pitching appearances (29 starts). She has pitched 211 innings, striking out 199 and walking only 55 batters.

Trahan is 5-1 in 20 appearances (7 starts) this season. She has a 2.00 ERA and three saves.

Casey Dixon is 9-3 for the Cajuns with a 2.58 ERA and four saves.

(2) Louisiana-Lafayette and (3) Houston start the regional Friday afternoon at 3 p.m.

(1) LSU is scheduled to play (4) Fordham Friday night at 5:30 p.m.

Live streaming video will be available for all games from the Baton Rouge Regional via and the WatchESPN app.

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